ECMF Marine Infill Project - Sydney, NS

East Coast Metal Fabrication Inc. (ECMF) is proposing to conduct marine works in Sydport within Sydney Harbour, Nova Scotia to expand their facilities. The proposed works by ECMF include: widening the current slipway from 30m to a maximum of 90m; construction of an armour stone finger pier; infilling of approximately 12,653m2 of marine environment, which includes the armour stone finger pier footprint; and the main use of the area will be for construction and maintenance of Aquaculture feed barges.


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Latest update

January 18, 2022 - The assessment process has been terminated.



Transport Canada
Melissa Ginn, Regional Environmental Advisor
10 Barter's Hill
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 6M1
Telephone: 709-351-3200 or 1-888-675-6863

  • Location

    • Sydney (Nova Scotia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

  • Proponent

    East Coast Metal Fabrication Inc. (ECMF)
  • Authorities

    • Transport Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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